• Changes in arterial stiffness but not carotid intimal thickness in acromegaly.

      Paisley, Angela N; Banerjee, M; Rezai, M; Schofield, R E; Balakrishnannair, S; Herbert, A; Lawrance, Jeremy A L; Trainer, Peter J; Cruickshank, J K; Department of Endocrinology, The Christie National Health Service Foundation Trust, Manchester M20 4BX, United Kingdom. anpaisley@doctors.org.uk (2011-05)
      Acromegaly increases cardiovascular morbidity. We tested the hypothesis that increased arterial stiffness together with left ventricular hypertrophy may be a contributory factor.